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European States urged to do more to protect and support child refugees and migrants

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A Syrian family from Idlib recently arrived on the Greek island of Lesvos and living in an oli...

Nevada Real Estate Broker Sentenced to Prison for Tax Fraud

William Waller Jr., a Las Vegas real estate broker and the owner of Burbank Holdings or Platinum Properties, was sentenced to 78 months in prison for tax evasion and willful failure to file tax returns, on October 11, ann...

Mayors from 14 major cities commit to cut meat consumption – Greenpeace response

On October 10, 14 mayors of some of the world’s largest cities, including Paris, Los Angeles, Lima, Tokyo and Seoul, have signed a commitment to become ‘Good Food Cities’, by considerably reducing meat served in their publ...

IMF Staff Completes 2019 Article IV and Sixth ECF Review Mission to Afghanistan

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Christoph Duenwald visited Dubai from October 3­–10, 2019 to conduct discussions for the 2019 Article IV consultation and the sixth and final review of Afghanistan’s economi...